Field Information

Social Work Students

When Social Work Students are enrolled in SW3910, you are given an orientation by Mr. Steve Vigil, Field Director, about applying for Field Practicum, beginning with SW4860.

The prerequisites for the Field (SW4860) are:
    Formal admittance to the Field Experience (Fill out application in SW3910)
    SW3200 and SW3500
    The SW4860 class is taken concurrently with SW3920 and SW3930.
        Note: If you wish to take the classes independently, you must get instructor approval.
    Have all your general education requirements complete.

If you have previously taken SW3910, but did not enter into the Field due to other classes needed, you should contact Steve Vigil, 801-626-6408. or email svigil@weber.edu   when you are ready to begin the field experience.

Gerontology Students

Students who have completed the required prerequisites for a Gerontology Major or minor and are ready to enter Gert4860 Field Course must meet with Mr. Steve Vigil on setting up their Field Practicum for Gerontology.  His contact information is:  svigil@weber.edu  or 801-626-6408.

Prerequisites to entering Gerontology 4860 are:
Gert1010, Gert3320, Gert3500 with C grade or higher.

Prereguisites to entering Gerontology 4861 are:
Gert3400, Gert3500, Gert4860 with C grade or higher.

Prerequisites to entering Gerontology 4990 are:
Gert1010, Gert3320, Research*, Gert3500, Gert3600 with C grade or higher.

*Research requirement, SW3700 & SW4800 (1 cr) is being substituted for Gert3400 Research class until further notice.  See Social Work & Gerontology Office for Clarification or approval to enroll in this class.

FIELD EDUCATION FORMS:

Social Work Field Practicum Application                                              Faculty, Field, Student 1st Meeting, Midterm Meeting, Final Meeting Contact Form
4860 Student Practice Evaluation   Field Supervision 50, 75, 100, 150 Contact Form
4861 Student Practice Evaluation   Field Manual
Addendum 4860 Field   Midterm Evaluation
Addendum 4861 Field   NASW Code of Ethics
Capstone Senior Paper   Social Work Program Evaluation
Contract Field   Statement of Readiness
Exempt Contact Form   Student Evaluation of Fieldwork Placement
Faculty and Student 50, 100 Hour Contact Form   Time Log of Practicum Hours